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in thread On my keyboard, Caps lock is:

Once I stopped using windows, it turned into a useful key!

All of you happy people who only converse with other english-speaking users never have need of such complicated non-standard keys such as or ...

Neither do I 99% of the time. But switching keyboard layout to write a quick mail is a serious pain. Linux and the caps-lock to the rescue!

Really, it is such a drag to do it any other way, I still smile inwardly every time I write one of those letters, thinking to myself what a &*%*# mess this used to be ;)

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Re^4: On my keyboard, Caps lock is:
by chacham (Prior) on Feb 09, 2015 at 23:30 UTC

    Under Windows, switching layout is a snap. Other keys are pretty easy under OSX too. Though, that's an excellent capslock hack!